Finally, fans have no reason to beef

Via: Buffalo News

'For all the subplots to the Sabres' 6-4 victory over the New York Islanders Wednesday night – Buffalo opening the regular season, the return of Miro Satan and Alexei Zhitnik, the new rules – none was more important than the most obvious: The NHL and excitement that had been absent for a good half-decade were back. Yes, that's what was missing.'